Christmas in Front of the TV

Feeling full, eh? Might as well admit it: you ate too much. Then again, how could an anyone say no to a slice of pandoro stuffed with lemon cream? It’s cold outside, it may be raining, your tummy is full, and the couch seems to be calling you… déjà vu? Yes, it has happened to […]

Cinema sketches

De fresa, limón y menta Do you remember the muyer on the edge of a nervous attack performed by Carmen Maura? The actress, protagonist of the brilliant Almodovar film, in 1978 had acted a full-length film with the really fresh and agreeable title “De fresa, limòn y menta” (strawberry, lemon and mint), under the direction of Miguel Angel Dìez. […]

The colour of fear according to Dario Argento

The red carpet of Croisette Blvd in Cannes takes on a Yellow hue After the success of Profondo Rosso (Deep Red), Giallo (Yellow) is the latest thriller by Dario Argento. The new thrillers master director movie, shot in Turin and produced in America, premiered during the 62nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival. Giallo is the nickname […]

And our aptly named Oscar winner is Jack Lemmon

When cold, gloomy and dreary days come knocking….laugh them off! Get a cosy orange plaid throw, a big bowl of pop corn and lose yourself in the elegantly crafted plot of a witty, laugh out loud classic comedy flick… need ideas? Any starring the Hollywood namesake of our site will do! Jack Lemmon was born in 1925 in Newton […]

Christmas Movies

Some call them in Italy cinepanettone, others great Christmas classics but no matter what, December is the time to gather the family among one party and the next, and watch these heart warming Christmas themed movies. Following are 10 DVD that, in our opinion are Christmas flicks collection “must haves”: Miracle on 34th street – […]